Mike Walker

George Orwell: A BBC Radio Collection
  • George Orwell: A BBC Radio Collection

    • George Orwell

    • Mike Walker

    • Jonathan Holloway

    • Christopher Eccleston (Read by)

    • Full Cast (Read by)

    • Joseph Milson (Read by)

    • Nicky Henson (Read by)

    • Pippa Nixon (Read by)

    • Tamsin Greig (Read by)

    • Tim Pigott-Smith (Read by)

    • Toby Jones (Read by)

    A definitve collection of George Orwell's most well known works in dramatised format, as well as a series of biographical dramas, essays and journalism.

    Nineteen Eighty-Four- dramatisation starring Christopher Eccleston, Tim Pigott-Smith and Pippa Nixon

    Animal Farm dramatisation starring Tamsin Greig, Nicky Henson, and Toby Jones

    Homage to Catalonia – dramatisation by Mike Walker, starring Joseph Milson

    A host of bonus content is also included in this collection, providing a wealth of insight into the man behind his writings.

RELEASED 18/06/2020

Mike Walker (Author) Mike Walker is an award-winning dramatist, documentary writer and author. He has adapted many classic novels for BBC Radio 4, including War and Peace, On the Beach and A Tale of Two Cities, which won him the Bronze Sony Award for Best Drama in 2012. Among his original radio plays are Alpha - winner of the Sony Drama Award (World Service); its companion play Omega; Landfall, The Product and the Plantagenet series of historical dramas. He has also written several novels, including one for young adults, Bad Company. Anton Lesser (Reader) Anton Lesser is an Associate of the RSC and has appeared in many productions at the National Theatre including Private Lives and Wild Oats. Recent television credits include Charles Dickens, Perfect Strangers and The Project. Film credits include Charlotte Gray and Imagining Argentina.